Mentorship is a project of the University of Turin addressed to the international students enrolled in the University of Turin and in particular to students who are leaving their home country and/or holding international protection.
It is promoted by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in partnership with the Conference of Italian University Rectors (CRUI).
Mentorship project aspires to raise awareness in the university community on topics like social inclusion, university drop out of students who may face difficulties and meet obstacles during their academic path or during their stay in Italy, by facilitating and improving their study experience and enhancing their social cohesion.
The project cooperates with a network of local associations and institutional organizations which welcome and support migrants and refugees.
More information at the Mentorship Project page on the University of Turin website.